Aloha Performing Arts Co. to host gala


Aloha Performing Arts Co. is making final preparations for its sixth annual gala fundraiser, this year entitled “Encore! Encore! A Quarter Century with APAC.”

This benefit will feature gourmet food, fine wine and locally brewed beer, as well as live and silent auctions and live entertainment.

“Encore! Encore!” will take place 6 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at the historic Aloha Theatre in Kainaliu.

Auction items include artwork, walk-on roles, antiques, jewelry and various activities. Adventures and one-of-a-kind items will be offered by a variety of local donors, including Sea Quest Rafting and Snorkeling, Atlantis Submarine, Dolphin Quest, Adventures in Paradise Kayaking Tours, Blue Ginger Gallery, Lavender Moon Gallery, Kona Eco Adventures, Hualalai Golf Course, ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center, Wyland, and Kohala Zipline.

Entertainment will consist of four medleys of songs from shows produced by APAC in the last 27 years. The show will be in two acts.

The first act will feature a Rodgers and Hammerstein medley and a “Scary Medley” of spooky songs. The second act offers a love medley and a medley of songs from teen-oriented shows. Dale Ross will be directing a small, hand picked orchestra.

Tickets are $85 and are available online at AlohaTheatre.com or by calling 322-9924.

Seating is limited, so early ticket purchase is recommended.

 

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